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science prevent concussions? >> i did my job and just had to sacrifice my brain to do it. what happens when social media uncovers unheard, fascinating news stories? >> they share it on the stream. >> social media isn't an after-thought, it drives discussion across america. >> al jazeera america's social media community, on tv and online. >> this is your outlet for those conversations. >> post, upload and interact. >> every night share undiscovered stories. >> in many ways, the nsa surveillance story can seem abstract. in the stream of new revelations from the snowden documents, it can be hard to grasp. sure, the government is collecting information, but what does that really mean for someone's life? to find out, we went to a meet a group of people who definitely know they're being spied on. >> after 9/11 it wasn't just the nsa that increased surveillance on u.s. citizens. here at the city level in new york, the nypd actually brought in two senior officials from the cia to help run a program to spy on its own citizens. >> the program, which was uncovered by the associated press, is targ
. the story and much more just ask the eye. a a. science technology integration. all the latest developments from around russia. the future well he has gone on. i don't morgan's body. you'll find out what's really happening to the global economy for a no holds barred look of the global financial headlines today too the report. margie. to the highlands has once again flared up. history of canada the day . the mac this is our team. tens of thousands of marines had gathered outside the former u s embassy in tehran. venting their anger at present connie's initiative to mend relations with washington the willie comes despite a statement from supreme leader ayatollah khomeini voicing his support for the diplomatic efforts aimed at ending a long running international standoff over tehran's nuclear ambitions heidi has faced criticism from hardline opponents who say iran should not be seeking any compromise with what they see as a hostile power. iran wants to have the crushing economic sanctions. here's to lift it and have signaled its willingness to make concessions on its cover actual nuclear prog
innovations that will change laughs. we'll look at hardware. this is a show about science by scin histories. kyle hill is an engineer, and he's investigating head-to-head combat and cutting
in the key subject areas. >> math and science, we can use some mathematicians. clearly in my children. my wife homeschools. we got them into music and immediately, all of their subjects got better. unfortunately, it means everything and one of the first things to go as the music program. -- is the music program. tavis: why did you choose to homeschool? >> we are church people. we are believers. we wanted to make sure that our .hildren were specially guided you don't get that in schools. good at it.ery i don't think it is for everybody. if you are not good, you can hire other people to help you do it.
nothing but science fiction. >> fine, whatever you want to watch is fine by me. make sure it is on a broadcast channel. >> give your child one of those tv's that only get three stations and fox news. >> i was going to say. >> you can get fox news on one station. andy you are the proud father of two beautiful felines. what is your current family media plan? do they get to play ipad games all day while you are at work? >> who knows what they do. the place is a mess. empty bottles of moonshine laying around. nothing they say is a bad idea. it is common sense. limit exposure to media. >> i don't even know what the argument is here. >> we should be limiting the media's expose -- exposure to kids. yum tired of kids being interviewed. why don't we limit the media exposure to kids. it will make life easier on everyone. they use the phrase media diet which i hate almost as much as i hate you. it is an idea that like part of my pop culture diet is i read entertainment weekly. >> he has been good, greg. >> i remember when i was a kid and my kids refused to get cable because they did
buttocks is attributed to science. unfor the nayly the study -- unfortunately the study is three years old, but who cares because -- >> it's news to us. >> it is true. it allows us to do any story because if we haven't heard about it it is new to us and it is therefore news to us. >> we found the loophole. >> we will exploit that loophole. we are going to run that loophole until it is -- >> a lot of new shows get more respect than us. we are the first show in history to find this loophole. this is the magic loophole. >> big question here, how do you think they got the women with the big and small butts to participate in a study? they must have told them it was about something else, right? >> that sounds reasonable. i think that song "i like big butts" i think that takes on a whole new meaning. now it actually seems like maybe they are looking for the perfect woman. >> it is an intellectual statement. >> i like big butts means i am after your mind. >> who knew sir mix-a-lot was just looking for somebody who could challenge him intellectually? >> it is a compliment when you tell somebody the
planning and effort, hopefully bob can retire at a more appropriate age. it's not rocket science. it's just common sense. from td ameritrade. >>> welcome back. travelers on edge after friday's deadly shooting at los angeles international airport. you might be surprised to know in the past two weeks. t.s.a. agents seized nearly 50 guns at airports across the country. that's not all. >> reporter: it's a scary thought. ticketed passengers trying to bring deadly weapons in their carry on bags but t.s.a. officials say it happens all the time, passengers carrying loaded guns to security check points. >> i'm shocked. i wouldn't believe they would try to do that. >> it's pretty scary. you could have somebody running in and shooting people. i guess that could happen, as we've seen in other places. >> reporter: a week before the l.a.x. shooting that left one t.s.a. agent dead, agents seized 39 guns at airports across the country. 32 were loaded. take a picture of the knives that were seized. one passenger tried to conceal a pocketknife as a disposable razor. one passenger tried to go through a securi
, radical who is don't read science. but because of market forces and technology, the way technology has developed. and these other resources are better. so why not have a level playing field and allow nuclear to compete against renewals, they're winning. >> we're running out of time. we'll continue the debate throughout the week because this is a fascinating discussion and it really is a very provocative program and we recommend that everybody see it and you guys have seen it, we've all seen it. at this point, pandora's promise airing thursday at 9:00 p.m. eastern. thanks to our guests, we appreciate you both weighing in. and coming up, the president uses it to start a revolution in the middle east. how you can own a piece of this. we're talking about twitter going public. >>> then soccer fans out of control in serbia. how they started this huge fire during a heated match. ♪ humans -- we are beautifully imperfect creatures, living in an imperfect world. that's why liberty mutual insurance has your back, offering exclusive products like optional better car replacement, where, if your c
be and should be examined and investigated by medical science. >> yes. no one disagrees with that. >> we've finally got an nih trial on this use for cannabinoids for children in terms of epilepsy and seizures. why did it take so long? because it's still illegal, charles. we don't know what benefit this drug has. lancet, britain's medical journal called it the aspirin of the 21st century. that's not limited. >> the reason that this hasn't been explored is because drug companies can't make money off it. do you buy that? >> cannibis is already entering into colorado -- >> the plant. >> tobacco is a plant. let's not forget that. tobacco is a plant. that was a serious problem. >> the big point you do want to get illegal element out of the trade. >> listen. here's the big problem you guys are missing it. people still have a moral model as it pertains to the human relationship to substances. it has nothing to do with morality. it's a by biological event. it makes them behave in immoral ways, some people who use the drugs, they want to make it a moral issue. >> we're going to talk about obesity
tools you need without any surprise fees. ♪ it's not rocket science. it's just common sense. from td ameritrade. >>> these two people are dead and a third reported missing after what some forecasters predicted could be the worst storm to hit southern england in a decade. hurricane force wind gusts of close to 100 miles an hour left hundreds of thousands of homes without power, roads and railways blocked by fallen trees, flood warnings are in effect across the region. >>> up next, four weeks after the website rollout, where does obama care stand right now? where is it headed? a major debate. get ready. >>> the obama administration is reporting that a weekend crash of the obama care website has now been fixed. things are back up and running again. but up and running is, of course, a relative term. four weeks into the obama care rollout, where does the controversial program stand right now? where is it heading? let's have a serious discussion right now between the "new york times" columnist nicholas kristof and bill kristol. thanks for coming in. do you have an understanding how the adm
people science and engineering is good to do because they will see it on paper. they will be called for engineers to help us go ice fishing and europa with water that has been liquid for billions of years. we will dig through the soils of mars to look for like that would give me the best biologists look at the nasa portfolio physics physics, ideology planetary geology aerospace mechanical and electrical engineers all custom fields. represented in then asset portfolio that is a fly real that society caps for innovation since i'm very bullish john america but his american is making it difficult for me to remain bullish. we are the standard bearer of principles, a democracy in america it is a standard. countries worldwide but to the united states of the barest standards with the principle nation in the zero burled a.m. by these hundreds of years of principles we have had the luxury of being with of currencies that it is in trade worldwide as the reserve currency of the world we have the luxury that we could borrow billions of dollars of many overseas over 50 percent said the outstandin
no player can see. >> so the system is showing real-time impact. >> can science prevent concussions? >> i did my job and just had to sacrifice my brain to do it. >> condition critical, new documents revealing how many people signed up for health insurance in the first days of the troubled website. >> a stunning admission by the u.s., john kerry saying some u.s. surveillance has gone too far, just as some giant tech companies are pushing back against the government. >> the dispute between china and japan growing bigger as both sides ramp up their sabre rattling and the danger of a military conflict. >> i was expecting it not to be so severe. >> a young woman injured in a boat accident has a chance to walk again, thanks to new surgery for spinal victims. >> welcome to aljazeera america, i'm del walters. for more than a month now, the obama administration has been saying that millions of people have visited the affordable care act website. so many they caused the site to crash. officials have been quiet on how many actually enrolled, saying the numbers were not yet available. now there are n
was going to be attacked but i'm looking for some marginal science. >> i think again we have a window of opportunity. one of the tasks before us is the sharing of more personal narratives and communicating in communities that we have gotten away from. let's replace the propaganda of a country that has been so focused on empire that the mom and pop shops that are gone because of starbucks and other very sterile businesses that want to dig hate what kind of kafka we have and what choices we have. the most powerful power that exists is the power of the people. that is why i was so proud to work with the national lawyers guild is we have defended protesters and individuals targeted by the government for over 76 years. we ourselves were spied on and infiltrated for four decades by the fbi. we sued them and got them to do that it. individual stories are really important to share and once we lose that we loose community which i really think this would empire is fighting against. i would encourage people to speak out when you get angry like the fellow in network did opening the window and sho
the fa. a has moved finally to make things fit the, fit the science which, no documents problem means that you should be allowed to use them. tracy: mary, tracy byrnes. you alluded to cell phone thing. why not cell phones? other than annoyance, rudeness factor of your neighbor talking entire time what's the difference? >> because the cell phone issue is not a federal aviation administration issue. the cell phone ban is federal communications issue. it is different frequencies. for the airlines to allow these personal electronic devices they have to certify to the faa they have tested planes and they can with stand high-intensity radio frequencies. new planes can. they're built that way. this is tougher on older airlines. the cell phone is slow government agency and slow one. the fcc is even behind the faa. ashley: i'm always interested, mary, pilots themselves sitting in the cockpit nearest to the instruments were already using e-devices and using internet connections, right? >> that's right. the pilots already have an electronic flight deck, electronic flight bay. they have been issu
injuries. they work for a company out of fairfield called statewide traffic safety and science. that's the company that contracts with caltrans. >> there have been some contractors, friends of the victims that have arrived on scene. they're shook up. every time you have a contractor working on the side of the road, there's danger, and i just, i hope that all the commuters take heed to the road work ahead signs, in construction zones to keep everyone safe. >> reporter: the driver of the silver nissan was trapped and had to be extricated. field sobriety tests were done and officers determined that the driver was intoxicated. he was again, rushed to the hospital and is now suffering from serious injuries. the chp officer mentioned that there was a mask in the of that nissan. you know, it was halloween last night. it's unknown if that gentleman was coming from a party. now, the chp says that the reason that the two construction workers were out here is that they were doing emergency work on a dip in the freeway just north of scott creek road. they were scheduled to be out here until 6:00
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kelley. ♪ ♪ science and engineering escape to do because they'll see everett large on the paper. there'll be cause for engineers to help us go fishing on your robe over there is liquid for billions of years. we're going to dig through the soil to look for life. look at the nasa portfolio today. it's got biology, chemistry, physics, aerospace engineers, mechanical engineers, electrical engineers, all the stem fields. as technology, engineering and math in the nasa portfolio. nasa is a slide that society caps for innovations. >> host: kitty kelley, you write for you told us that you think philip roth is a genius. why is that? >> guest: i do think philip roth is a genius. first of all, his writing, his imagination, his mind had. the alchemy of the whole thing is some pain. i think american pastoral was a phenomenal book. i haven't read every single thing and i can hardly wait to finish what i have stacked up beside that that. it authors may. you know, if you came into the house, you would think i'm part of the collier brothers. i had "the new yorker" staff to, and newspapers. i som
a demonstration because one of my science teachers did this to illustrate what dry ice is and the process this goes through 'cause it goes through something called sublimation, which is when ice goes from a substance to a gas. here is dry ice. everybody know what is it looks like. for halloween, you can drop it into a cup of hot water and then it will create that fog. it's a little breezy. so it's actually going towards the side over here. this is something you can do on halloween. if you're safe in a well ventilated area and with gloves, of course. now let's look at the weather conditions across the country because we do have some extreme weather to tell you about, especially across parts of texas where we have flash flood warnings in effect and watches stretching up through sections of missouri. we've had eight inches of rain in some of these areas. again, very dangerous weather ongoing across that area. now we want to take a look at that storm system producing some areas of rain, from texas all the way up into the great lakes and later on this afternoon, we do have the risk for severe
science fiction, but you've done many others. when you position with regard to star wars, do you think of your time with that film differently today than maybe what it was like when you were kind of in the throes of it? does it mean different to you today? >> what it has always meant to me was a fantastic opportunity. the success of that film really gave me opportunities i would never have had. and i'm forever grateful for that. and so i look back on it with great fondness. while it was going on, we shot in england and the english crew were walking around going -- >> really? >> oh, yeah, i'm walking away with a guy in a dog suit 7 feet tall. alec in his bath robe, carrie fisher with bagels on her head. >> that's how i dressed up for halloween. >> good. but you look at the story and you say what is this. and you say, aah will, i get it it's a fairy tale. and so that gave me a certain sense of what my job was, because there was the beautiful princess, the sage old warrior and then there was the smart ass. and that was my job. >> we wish you good luck with this. enders game is the end of
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